Relief “The Labours of Hercules” (front panel of a sarcophagus)
Marble. 240—260 CE.
Inv. No. 8642.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Relief “The Labours of Hercules” (front panel of a sarcophagus).

Marble. 240—260 CE.
Inv. No. 8642.

Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps
(Museo nazionale romano, Palazzo Altemps)

Origin:
From the Boncompagni-Ludovisi collection.
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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